The Kraszna-Krausz Foundation

2013 Book Awards Results

The top 10 books in each category were exhibited at in the Sony World Photography Awards Winners’ Exhibition, Somerset House west wing, 26 April -12 May 2013 (shortlisted titles are in bold)



Photography Book Award Winner

War / Photography: Images of Armed Conflict and Its Aftermath by Anne Wilkes Tucker, Will Michels, Natalie Zelt (Yale University Press) 

  • Algeria by Dirk Alvermann (Steidl)
  • Uncle Charlie by Marc Asnin (Contrasto)
  • Everything Was Moving: Photography from the 60s and 70s by Kate Bush (Barbican Art Gallery)  
  • Chris Killip: arbeit / workby David Campany and Ute Eskildsen (Steidl)
  • On the Mines by David Goldblatt and Nadine Gordimer (Steidl)
  • Faking It: Manipulated Photography before Photoshop by Mia Fineman (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
  • Sarah Angelina Acland: First lady of Colour Photographyby Giles Hudson (Bodleian Library, University of Oxford)
  • Billy Monk by Billy Monk (Dewi Lewis)  
  • Mikhael Subotzky: Retinal Shift by Mikhael Subotzky and Anthea Buys (Steidl)



Moving Image Book Award Winner

Hollywood Costume by Deborah Nadoolman Landis (V&A Publishing) 

  • 39 Steps to the Genius of Hitchcock by James Bell, editor (British Film Institute)
  • Audiences: Defining and Interpreting Screen Entertainment Reception by Ian Christie, ed. (Amsterdam University Press)
  • The James Bond Archives by Paul Duncan (Taschen)
  • Ealing Revisited by Mark Duguid et al (British Film Institute)
  • The Art and Making of the Dark Knight Trilogy by Jody Duncan Jesser and Jannine Pourroy (Abrahms)
  • First Films of the Holocaust: Soviet Cinema and the Genocide of the Jews, 1938-46 by Jeremy Hicks (University of Pittsburgh Press)
  • Behind the Scenes at the BBFC: Film Classification from the Silver Screen to the Gilded Age by Edward Lamberti (Palgrave Macmillan)
  • The Cinema of Tarkovsky: Labyrinths of Space and Time by Nariman Skakov (I.B. Tauris)
  • Publisher Ilex for the 2012 books from their series Filmcraft: Costume Design, Production Design, Editing, Cinematography, Directing

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